Essentials of Infection Prevention & Safety in the Perioperative Setting

Be a Better Infection Prevention & Safety Advocate

Empower yourself and your entire team – including OR, SPD, infection prevention, and risk management – with the most up-to-date IP and safety best practices at a one-day, hands-on Guidelines workshop presented by perioperative nurse experts.

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Strategic discussions will include:

  • Evidence-based strategies to prevent sharps injuries
  • Nursing interventions that improve patient wound healing
  • New practice changes for sterile technique
  • Recommendations for effective surgical smoke evacuation
  • Differentiation between table covering for procedural delays and covering portions of sterile tables that are in use

Bonus Hot Topic: Luncheon discussion addressing “The Perioperative Role in the Opioid Crisis”


The program will be presented by the nurse authors of AORN’s Guidelines for Perioperative Practice.

Checkbox icon  Contact Hours: 4.0 CHs

Earn 4 CNE contact hours by attending the four education sessions.*

Where will you attend? Register today.

Philadelphia Saturday, September 22 Register
Atlanta Saturday, September 29 Register
Dallas Saturday, October 20 Register
Chicago Saturday, October 27 Register
Seattle Saturday, November 3 Register
Los Angeles Saturday, November 10 Register

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Register your team today by sending this Group Discount order form to Experience Services and receive up to 20% off.

Not a member? Join AORN to receive up to 25% off of your event registration.

*Attendees will need to complete the electronic evaluations to earn the contact hours.

To maximize open discussion, seminar attendance is limited to perioperative nurses and related health care personnel currently employed and working in a surgical setting. Individuals working as independent consultants or as employees of medical device and other companies are ineligible to attend.

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